Pains at Modern Office Supply” (pages 270-272 in the text).
reading the case annotated above, answer the following questions as noted on
page 272 of the text:
What is missing in the performance
management process and what ways would improve the performance management
process help improve discipline and morale at Modern Office Supply?
How can ineffective performance
management programs leave employers vulnerable for claims of discrimination?
How does the form used for hourly
employees contribute to errors and distortion in the appraisal process?
How would you revise the form or reduce them? Explain other steps that
need to be taken to further reduce distortions in the process?
What type of form would you
recommend that would be more effective for the hourly employees? Construct
an appropriate form for the delivery driver position
How can the appraisal process for
the manager be improved?
are no “right” or “wrong” answers, only well-substantiated opinions based on
of your responses, be sure to substantively support your answers with
references to the text and/or outside sources. Your finished product should be
a minimum of 2-3 pages. (For instance, each question could be a new level 1
heading in your paper).
include a title sheet and 2-3 references.
Only one reference may come from the internet (not Wikipedia). Only the body of the paper will count toward
the word requirement. Please write in
3rd person. See rubric below.